Bring vintage industrial lighting into your home April 26 2013, 0 Comments
Gone are the days when vintage industrial lamps and pendant lights were seen only in bars and restaurants. When going out to local restaurants we were always sure to see a vintage industrial style pendant light hanging over tables or scattered across breakfast bars. Now the trend for vintage reproduction lighting is well and truly embedded into people’s home and adopted with gusto.
Here are a few tips on how to bring industrial style lighting into your own home…
Love the warehouse loft apartment look but live in a house? Kitchens are the perfect spot to infuse the style with factory / warehouse style pendant lights. It will completely transform a soft look with an industrial edge. (image via myhomeideas)
These black industrial pendant lights with classic white inners, heavy leather chairs and chunky wooden dining table combine the vintage and industrial mix well while adding a masculine touch to this dining room. (image via digdigs)
Do not be content with boring flush-mounted ceiling lights. Vintage industrial styled lights allow you to go big and go bold. Transform a room by hanging one over a kitchen table. This lighting works well in cottage styled kitchens like this one. (image via myhomeideas)
This loft style apartment has made the industrial lights a hero within the room, especially against the stark white walls which creates a high-drama feature. The comfortable wooden chairs and warm parquetry flooring soften the mx so as not to take the focus away from the hero of the room. (image via trendland)